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Japan Unemployment Data Due On Tuesday

by August 28, 2017 General
HONG KONG (dpa-AFX) – Japan will on Tuesday see July figures for unemployment, highlighting a light day for Asia-Pacific economic activity.

The jobless rate is expected to hold steady at 2.8 percent, while the job-to-applicant ratio is expected to rise to 1.52 from 1.51 in June.

Hong Kong will release July numbers for retail sales; in June, retail sales added 0.4 percent on year.

Singapore will see July data for producer prices; in June, producer prices were down 1.2 percent on month and up 2.6 percent on year.

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